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Old 26-02-2016, 19:05   #1
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Cat Sailing in 30 Knots

A short video crossing the Straights between Indonesia and Singapore,

http://youtu.be/E2d_UTePRyE
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Old 26-02-2016, 19:11   #2
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Sweet! Did you have both engines running?
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Re: Cat Sailing in 30 Knots

True or apparent? The sea state doesn't look like 30 knots true.
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Old 26-02-2016, 21:27   #4
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True or apparent? The sea state doesn't look like 30 knots true.
Concur. The percentage of white caps does seem rather low.
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Old 26-02-2016, 21:56   #5
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Re: Cat Sailing in 30 Knots

Looks very enjoyable.
Envious....
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Great video, thanks for sharing.
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Re: Cat Sailing in 30 Knots

Looks like you guys were having fun, motoring 100% of the time...
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Looks like you guys were having fun, motoring 100% of the time...
Cant you let that rest, talk about holding a grudge!

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How about a sense of humour?
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Looks like you guys were having fun, motoring 100% of the time...
scars from fighting lesser boaties
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@3:14
CP says 5.4kn SOG
log says 9.3kn

4kn current or bad calibration?
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Re: Cat Sailing in 30 Knots

Instead of getting hung up on the details, isn't it much more fun to just enjoy the video this generous sailor has offered us? A couple of fellows having a great time out sailing.

I wish more people would share these moments.
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Looks like fun to me!
Thanks for the video.
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Re: Cat Sailing in 30 Knots

Really great video. I was in the keys 3 weeks ago and coming back to Ft Myers We were running on average over 8 kts. We also hit speeds of 12plus . Great feeling and tons of fun .
Keep up the fun and enjoy your sailing .
In my marina only about 5% of boat owners use their boats and of that number most just day sail. Many incredible boats and such a waste--no use
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